Monthly Archives: June 2018

Night – Francis William Bourdillon

The night has a thousand eyes, And the day but one; Yet the light of the bright world dies With the dying sun. The mind has a thousand eyes, And the heart but one; Yet the light of a whole … Continue reading

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Good Night – Carl Sandburg

Many ways to say good night. Fireworks at a pier on the Fourth of July spell it with red wheels and yellow spokes. They fizz in the air, touch the water and quit. Rockets make a trajectory of gold-and-blue and … Continue reading

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Night Journey – Theodore Roethke

Now as the train bears west, Its rhythm rocks the earth, And from my Pullman berth I stare into the night While others take their rest. Bridges of iron lace, A suddenness of trees, A lap of mountain mist All … Continue reading

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Football Spirit – Chase Nacker

Football is played with heart There will always be someone better than you It is like life, you can get knocked down but you’re the one to make the decision to get up Everybody gets knocked down but it is … Continue reading

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Football – Walterrean Salley

Bands playing familiar songs. The majorettes with their batons. Cheerleaders wowing the crowds on. And cheering fans—old and young. Illumining the broad field, The lights shine clear and bright; And from the tall, slender poles— They glisten through the night. … Continue reading

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No Football – Ruth Walters

When we first met we didn’t, it wasn’t on the menu. Of course it had me curious I gave it much attention. In April we indulged, we were so very proud, bouncing on the sofa we did it in the … Continue reading

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Football Fever – Vijay Sai

Football fever Gripping all over Fierce battles Fittingly fought Triumphant team Winning accolades Late night parties Crowded countrymen Celebrations galore Shining south africa Dazzling lighting Quizzing questions Is it day in night! I turnaround Weeping west africa Crying countrymen Impoverished … Continue reading

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